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Thursday News, MARCH 16, 2017

Today (March 16th only) Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WBFJ FM

Details: smile.amazon.com/ch/58-2003177

FYI: Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ‘American Customer Satisfaction Index’ (ACSI) based on a survey of over 10,000 customers to measure perceptions of quality and value across retailers nationwide.
Breakfast is more important than ever.  New survey suggests that “morning family time is just as important as dinner time.”  Today: 17 ways breakfast is changing America     https://goo.gl/n6j0JH

Also, breakfast is the new ‘first date’ time?  Millennials in particular are increasingly choosing to meet over breakfast or coffee, than after work.

 

Yum Yums near UNC-G temporarily closed?

The longtime hot dog and ice cream shop in Greensboro is closed for repairs after a vehicle ‘crashed’ into the side of the building Wednesday afternoon. It appears that the driver accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake while trying to park. Yum Yums  family-run (cash-only) ice cream & hot dog parlor has been in operation since 1906.       https://goo.gl/RPaI9r

 

The Salvation Army ( Winston-Salem) ‘Family Store’ Re-Grand Opening

Friday morning (10am) Location: 2688 Peters Creek Parkway.

The store has been completely remodeled and now features a larger selection of clothing items and larger aisles. There will also be St. Patrick’s Day themed refreshments and in-store specials.     (336) 723-9552   https://goo.gl/JvRxRt

 

Raising a child is expensive, but it can also be rewarding come tax time.

Starting a family isn’t cheap. Fact: A middle-income married couple with two children is estimated to spend $233,610 to raise a child born in 2015.

This covers the cost to raise a child through age 17, not including college expenses.  Tax breaks for parents with kids includes…

Child Tax Credit, Earned Income Tax Credit, Student loan interest deduction..

More on the News Blog at wbfj.fm   https://goo.gl/JcHGgt

 

March Madness:  NCAA Tournament: 64 teams remain

UNC-Wilmington plays Virginia @ 12:30pm

Virginia Tech vs Wisconsin @ 9:30pm this evening

https://goo.gl/5hMXO1

 

Women’s W-NIT:  Wake Forest (Lady Deacs) vs Bethune – Cookman

TONIGHT 7pm at the Joel ($7 tickets)

 

 

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

The News Guy – WBFJ Family Friendly Morning Show at WBFJ fm - Your family station!
I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace…

VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150

QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”

MON-SAT 6A-10A(& Sunday@5 host)
verne@wbfj.fm
Verne Hill

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Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm